Wehr Wednesdays #157

A new word or phrase from the Hans Wehr dictionary, every Wednesday.

متقلب mutaqallib, also متقلب الأطوار (or الأحوال) wavering, vacillating, changeable, variable, inconstant, unsteady, fickle, capricious

Root: ق-ل-ب

Page: 919*

Example: “كانَ في تِلكَ الأَيّامِ مُتَقَلِّبَ المِزاج”

Translation: “he was, in those days, mercurial”


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* The Hans Wehr Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th Edition

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